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National Activity Plan 2005: Nepal

National Activity Plan 2005: Nepal

20 June 2005

Guests at the UNHCR information stand during the exhibition.

Bhutanese refugee camps in Jhapa and Morang districts of eastern Nepal (7 camps)

  • 20 June: Photo competition on a day in the life of a refugee. The best three photographs from each refugee camp will be developed into posters.
  • 13-27 June: Exhibition of pictures and posters of different camp situations.
  • 20-21 June: Sports competition for school children. Two winners for each competition will be awarded with children's books from UNICEF.

Tibetan Reception Centre, Kathmandu

  • 20 June: Art/painting session for children. Art papers and colours will be provided. All the paintings will be exhibited at the TRC from 21 to 30 June.
  • 20 June: Screening of UNHCR documentary, "Working with Refugees".
  • 21 June: Health awareness session to be conducted by doctors from Patan Hospital, Kathmandu.

Damak, Jhapa district

  • 22 June: Screening of UNHCR documentary, "Working with Refugees", translated into Nepali and distribution of an information kit with a press release, UNHCR mission statement, and a brief on the situation of refugees in Nepal.
  • 22 June: Exhibition of products made by Bhutanese refugees in the refugee camps.
  • 22 June: Presenting of UNHCR publications to a Government College in Damak.

Tribuvan University, Kathmandu

  • 27 June: Screening of UNHCR documentaries, "Working with Refugees" and "Facing Our Future", and presentation on the role of UNHCR globally and in Nepal.
  • Presenting of UNHCR publications to the TU's library.


  • 19 and 20 June: Telecast of UNHCR documentary, "Working with Refugees", on national TV.
  • 20 June: Interview of UNHCR Representative in Nepal will be published in The Kathmandu Post and Rising Nepal (both English) and in Kantipur (Nepali).
  • 14-20 June: WRD radio and TV spot will be aired twice daily on Kantipur FM and Kantipur Television.